Here are 15 DIY non-toys for toddlers which are so simple to make and so engaging to play with! Sensory play, fine motor skills, cause and effect, curiosity and investigation skills are all encouraged through these non-toys, and most are cost-free to put together.Continue reading 15 DIY Non-Toys for Toddlers
Make some Frozen themed play dough with sparkly loose materials for imaginative play and story telling. Perfect for all those fans of Elsa and Anna and the Frozen movie and for promoting playful literacy!
A little while back we made some clothes peg Elsa and Anna dolls
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Add some herbs to rice to make a lovely natural sensory play material that smells wonderful and adds interesting textures to the usual mixture.
We have made a lot of sensory rice tubs for play and they last indefinitely, if stored in
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Make potions and flower petal soup in the outdoor play kitchen for summer sensory play fun and learning!
I love how the warmer days lend themselves to lots and lots of outdoor play, where the messy and
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Dig for word carrots with this gardening sensory tub sight words activity! A playful way to practise literacy skills and learn new sight words.
5 year old Cakie has been learning lots of new words as a beginner reader, and many of them are
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